Colliers International

Resilient Canadian Retail Market Beats Recession Odds, According to Colliers’ Latest Study [Interview]

Despite recession predictions, retail continues its strong post-pandemic growth into 2023, says a new report by commercial real estate firm Colliers.

Canadian Retail Sales Growth for 2023 Expected to be ‘Modest’ Following Record-Breaking Numbers Two Years Prior [Report/Interview]

Retailers face a few hurdles this year as consumers pull back amid inflation, while leasing activity remains strong according to a new Colliers report.

Retail in Vancouver ‘Recalibrates’ with Increasing Downtown Vacancy Rates and Suburban Growth [Colliers Study]

A report by Colliers shows that a slower return to the office is impacting the city's downtown while suburban retail vacancies see a downturn, though the return of tourists and cruise ships is a positive for the core.

Vancouver Seeing Record-Low Vacancies as Retail Roars Back [Study/Interview]

Vancouver is the "polar opposite of everywhere else in North America" says an expert from Colliers which found that a lack of pandemic lockdowns has resulted in an unexpectedly robust rebound.

Retail Commercial Real Estate Sector in Canada Recovering Following Pandemic Chaos: Report/Interview

Following a highly disruptive two years, retail fundamentals are beginning to get back on track according to a retail expert monitoring the industry.

Colliers Reports Cautious Optimism for Brick-and-Mortar Retail as Economies Continue to Reopen [Feature]

Experiential components will help developers and landlords turn retail properties into must-visit destinations say experts.

Consumer Spending Surge at Retailers Predicted in Canada For Fall/Winter 2021: Interview

The pandemic saw Canadians save billions and analysts predict increased consumer spending heading into December.

Winnipeg Retail Vacancies Drop to Lowest in Decade Despite Pandemic: Interview

Federal supports have been a lifeline for many businesses with new retailers large and small opening across the city.

Downtown Victoria BC Retail and Foodservice Finding its Place Amid Drastic Downturn in Tourism: Interviews

The city is taking a hard look at retail and foodservice sustainability without cruise ships and tourists at a time of reinvention for some.

Study Shows 10% of Retail Tenants in Canada Looking to Permanently Shutter

A 7% increase in retail vacancy in Canada is expected with the vast majority of closures being smaller businesses.

Pinecrest Centre Leases Sears Box to First-to-Market Furniture Retailer

The Ikea-anchored Ottawa centre has secured a large-format Quebec-based furniture retailer to take 78,000 square feet vacated by Sears last year.

Canadian Retail Industry Sees Strong Gains in 2017: Report

The main drivers of strong retail growth appear to be population growth, employment growth, and consumer confidence," says a new report by Colliers.


Colliers International has released its latest report on retail space rents, including those on Canada's most expensive shopping streets.
- Advertisement -